Peak District Landscape Break


Dates for spring 2021 to be announced in January

During your three day residential break we’ll explore the scenery of the Peak District, we will visit some of the most iconic photographic locations the Peaks has to offer ensuring you capture stunning images. With the guidance of an on-hand Academy tutor, this experience offers the enthusiastic photographer a fantastic opportunity to capture sunrise and sunset images set in a truly astonishing location.

On The Day

Peak District National Park has an abundance of photographic opportunities. With our help, this photographic break will give you the knowledge and knowhow to create and capture amazing landscape images at almost every angle.

Day One

This photographic break mainly revolves around practical application, however day one will begin with a brief introduction and theory session in order to successfully plan the next few days. The Academy tutor will guide you through which settings to consider and how to achieve the very best composition. After a brief practice shoot, we will then make our way to the first sunset location - The Iron Age hillfort Mam Tor.

Day Two

Day Two will begin with sunrise at the famous Winnats Pass. We'll then continue photographing throughout the day at Derwent Valley. This was the practice site for the famous Damnbuster’s during World War 2. Taking in the dam walls and woodland where we'll finish the day with another sunset at a fantastic location.

Day Three

Day Three will start with sunrise at Ladybower reservoir, followed by a photographic walk exploring the famous milestones of the local area.

Included in the price

  • Transport to and from the locations
  • Breakfast and packed lunch
  • Photography tutor on hand throughout the 3 days
  • Accommodation for the nights of the 18th and 19th

If you require an extra nights stay this can be arranged by contacting

Recommended Equipment

Equiment Required: Batteries
Equiment Required: DSLR
Equiment Required: Memory Cards
Memory Cards
Equiment Required: Mirrorless Camera
Mirrorless Camera
Equiment Required: Outdoor Clothing
Outdoor Clothing
Equiment Required: Tripod
Equiment Required: Walking Shoes
Walking Shoes
Equiment Required: Wide Angle Lens
Wide Angle Lens
Equiment Required: Waterproof Housing
Waterproof Housing

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